Category Archives: Events

18th Annual Bishop’s Invitational Golf Tournament

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[ October 14, 2013; ] The 18th Annual Bishop’s Invitation Golf Tournament will be October 14, 2013, at OakWing Golf Club. Tee off time is 12 noon. The proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Diocesan Seminarian Fund.

The tournament is a 4 person scramble and entry fee of $540 per team includes green fees, cart, mulligans, range balls and refreshments. [...]

NSU Hosts “When Inspiration Strikes” Exhibit

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[ October 14, 2013 to October 18, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – “When Inspiration Strikes,” an art exhibit by Kendra Northover, will be up in Northwestern State University’s Gallery 2 Oct. 14-18 with a reception from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15.

“Ideas come in all shapes and sizes.  Some are jumbled.  Some are clear.  Some are inspired by other people.  This art exhibit is inspired by [...]

Fall Bake and Book Sale

[ October 14, 2013 to October 19, 2013. ] Glenmora, Louisiana—The annual Fall Bake and Book Sale at the J.W. McDonald Memorial Branch Library is Monday through Saturday, October 14-19. Baked goods include cookies, cakes, candy, jellies and jams. Books cost $1 for hardbacks and $0.50 cents for paperbacks. Wednesday’s book sale special is buy two books and get one free.

The event will open [...]

Nationally-Recognized Business, Zingerman’s, Comes to CenLA

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[ October 15, 2013; 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. ] Alexandria, La. – How does a small delicatessen grow into a multi-million dollar business? Central Louisiana entrepreneurs and small business owners are about to find out, as the Business Acceleration System (BAS) presents Sharing Zingerman’s Unique Approach to Business on October 15th at the Hearn Stage Kress Theater in Alexandria.
This FREE workshop will be divided [...]

Gee Whiz Science Carnival Coming to T.R.E.E. House

[ October 15, 2013 to October 18, 2013. ] T.R.E.E. House has partnered with Sci-port as well as the Central Louisiana Community Foundation to bring you an hour of non-stop science action!  Here is how it will work.  The exhibit will be divided into two sections, Robot World and the Science Carnival.  If you have more than 50 students then your group will be [...]

Pianists from Ecuador to perform at NSU

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[ October 15, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – Pianists Carlos Vinueza, Henry Alvarez and Dario Bueno will perform at Northwestern State University Tuesday, Oct. 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend.

Vinueza, Alvarez and Bueno are from Ecuador. They will perform works by Franz Liszt, Robert Schumann, Andre Messager and Ecuadorian composers [...]

NSU Jazz Orchestra to perform Wednesday

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[ October 16, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES –The Northwestern State University Jazz Orchestra will present a concert Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend. Galindo Rodriguez will conduct the orchestra.

Members of the Jazz Orchestra are Justin Lindsay of Shreveport, Emmet Chamberlain of Wills Point, Texas, Tajh Derosier of White [...]

NSU Dance Company to perform at local museum

[ October 16, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES –The Northwestern State University Dance Company will perform at the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $6 at the door.

The program, “Modern in Motion,” will incorporate tap, contemporary modern and contemporary tap into a site specific work, according to NSU Associate Professor [...]

CLSHRM Annual Seminar

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[ October 17, 2013; 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] CLSHRM Annual Seminar
Speakers: Dwane Lay & Sidney F. Lewis
When: October  17, 2013 – 8:00am to Noon
Where: Pineville Convention Center at Country Inn & Suites – 2727 Monroe Highway Pineville, LA 71360
Cost: $50/Members & $60/Non-Members
Register online at http://clshrm.shrm.org/surveys/clshrm-2013-seminar-registration-form
Contact Info: Sandy Mask 318-767-5678

Boyce Branch Library Book Sale and Library Fair

[ October 17, 2013 to October 19, 2013. ] Boyce, Louisiana—Come join the fun as the community gathers for the annual Boyce Branch Library Book Sale and Library Fair, October 17-19, 2013. Book Sale hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, with various activities following.

On Thursday, October 17, from 5:15 to 7:15 p.m., Boyce Branch Library Manager Margie Mealer will lead [...]